Days Out

Snow covered ski fields of Val Thorens

Val Thorens Ski Resort -Where the Season Starts Early and Ends Late

Val Thorens Ski Resort, France Where the Season Starts Early and Ends Late Most avid skiers and boarders know we are always chasing that first bit of snow at the start and end of the season. With the introduction of […]

Best Things to See and Do in Rotterdam Netherlands 

Rotterdam Netherlands is a city that has been on my weekend bucket list for some time now. So when I was in the Netherlands working, I took the opportunity to jump on the train from Amsterdam and head there for a few […]

Mountain bike rider on dirt track

Why Mountain Bike Riding in Galicia Spain should be on your list

 Galicia Spain Why Mountain Bike Riding in Galicia Spain should be on your list I recently read a quote on a blog from Sacred Rides founder, Mike Brcic that said: “A bad day on a mountain bike always beats a […]

Flying What to do in Lapland

Meeting Santa for the day in Winter Wonderland Lapland

Lapland, Finland Meeting Santa for the day in Winter Wonderland Have you ever had one of those bucket list items that you thought you were never going to do and then you finally tick it off your list? Flying to Lapland and […]

Days out from London Bodiam Castle England History

Bodiam Castle, England, Inside the Walls of a Medieval Castle

Medieval Castle England When I imagine a medieval castle, Bodiam Castle England is exactly how I picture one. They say that there are only a few buildings that can rival its magnificent settings and I could not agree more. Located […]

Terezin Concentration Camp, Czech Republic

Terezin Concentration Camp   The Czech Republic is renowned for its culture, wonderful scenery, bohemian castles and great beer but just one hour outside of Prague lies Terezín, a sleepy little town that holds a horrific testament to an age […]

What fairy tales are made of Hohenzollern Castle, Germany

Hohenzollern Castle As I stepped off the train at Hechingen Station and saw Hohenzollern Castle in the distance, it reminded me of something out of a fairy-tale movie. Perched on top of a small isolated mountain above the Hechingen town […]